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Service de rhumatologie

Service d'orthopédie et de traumatologie

Service de chirurgie plastique et de la main

Centre de médecine du sport

Areas of research

Our department has broad research activities including clinical, basic and translational tasks:

  • Service of orthopedics and traumatology

    Analysis of molecular and cellular mechanisms at bone and cartilage level and study of new joint implants, to develop new strategies for diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases.

  • Service of rheumatology

    Understanding of various rheumatic diseases, to develop new diagnostic tools and treatments.

  • Service of plastic and hand surgery

    Specialized in tissue engineering for skin regeneration and musculoskeletal tissues (Unit of Regenerative Therapy) but also in nerve and blood vessels regeneration.

  • Sport Medical Center

    Working on various themes related to sport (analysis of movement, energy cost in running, evaluation of the risk of overtraining).